It's country footy interleague week

Morning sport catch up with Melanie Whelan
Morning sport catch up with Melanie Whelan

INTERLEAGUE squad preparations move into full force this week ahead of the AFL Victoria country championships.

Ballarat and Maryborough Castlemaine football and netball league representatives have called a press conference for this afternoon to share the latest on their campaigns.

Ballarat will travel to Shepparton to face Goulburn Valley on Saturday while Maryborough Castlemaine will host the Geelong District Football League at Princes Park on Saturday.

Central Highlands Football League will host Loddon Valley at Bungaree.

Meanwhile, North Ballarat Roosters still have one more round of Victorian Football League action before competition breaks for a state game against the SANFL on May 31. Rooster Nick Rippon was named in the preliminary training squad.